RS Berkane win first-ever CAF Super Cup
Renaissance Sportive de Berkane beat Wydad Athletic Club 2-0 on Saturday to win the 2021/2022 CAF Confederation Cup.
Goals from Cherki El Bahri in the 32nd minute and Sofian El Moudane from the penalty spot in the 71st minute helped the Berkanis to win the 31st edition of the CAF Super Cup.
With the win, RS Berkane thus clinched their first ever CAF Super Cup trophy at the Prince Moulay Abdellah Stadium in Rabat, Morocco.
Meanwhile, Wydad who added their name on the list of winners of the competition in 2018, missed an opportunity to add a second catch to their bag.
The Oranges’ goalkeeper Hamza Hamiani Akbi was named Man of the Match. He succeeded in keeping the Berkanis’ goal untouched throughout the game.
RS Berkane’s season begins in the most beautiful way.
Led by Algerian Abdelhak Benchikha, since the departure of the Congolese coach Florent Ibengé, the club surprised spectators by their control of the game and clearly showed their ambitions for this new season.
We have recently deactivated our website's comment provider in favour of other channels of distribution and commentary. We encourage you to join the conversation on our stories via our Facebook, Twitter and other social media pages.
More from Peoples Gazette
The court said the decision to forward the names of Mr Oyetola and his deputy governorship candidate amounted to a nullity in law.
The Labour Party presidential flagbearer announced a website for donations collection for his presidential bid in a tweet on Friday.
This is the second coup witnessed by the African country since January of this year.
Traffic would be obstructed on major arterial and connecting roads in the affected areas, especially in Enugu metropolis.
An exchange rate of N441 to the dollar was the highest rate recorded within the day’s trading before it settled at N437.03.
Management of the Lagos Water Corporation has appealed to security agencies to help in recovering the stolen pipes.